Living in Your Own Home with Services That Will Improve Wellbeing and Independence

September 29, 2021 2:23 am

We know that Australians want to live in their own home as they age and now with access to the Short Term Restorative Program McLean Care aims to improve wellbeing and independence for help older people so they can continue living in their own home for longer.

This 8 week program is designed to help reverse or slow the difficulties older people may have with everyday tasks, so that people can retain their independence. With a team of health professionals, including a doctor to treat any medical conditions, and with the support of family and friends, this program will be highly effective.

Who is it for?

Eligibility for short term restorative care is based on an older person who wants to remain independent at home but needs a little extra help like:
• They may need some help with everyday tasks
• Mentally and physically, feel like they are slowing down
• Their walking speed has also decreased
• They have trouble holding or gripping objects
• They are generally doing less, feel exhausted and have experienced unintended weight loss.

Where are the services provided?

McLean Care provides Short Term Restorative Care (STRC) services in the following regions in Queensland: Darling Downs and Logan area including Beenleigh, Kingston, Woodridge, Jimboomba, Beaudesert, Tamborine and Greenbank.

New South Wales: Hunter, New England and Tweed / Northern Rivers areas.

If you would like to learn more about this program please contact our care team on 1300 791 660.